The time has come for Google to add some more hoops for Android app developers to jumpt through in order to get their offering accepted to the Google Play store.
Yahoo email users will soon be able to encrypt the emails they send out by simply clicking on a button.
Google has become pretty swift at finding and removing fake and malicious apps from its Google Play store, but there is one part of it where malware peddlers still seem to thrive: the "bookstore." According to Ryan Whitwam, there are a number of publisher accounts in Google Play that have specialized in offering fake "guides" that will supposedly show users how to download a cracked and cheaper version of popular games for Android.
Bitdefender has discovered 10 Google Play apps that have been packed full of aggressive adware.
Google is scrapping its annual Pwnium hacking competition which has been held for four years in a row at the CanSecWest conference in Vancouver, Canada, but that doesn't mean that security researchers can't send their Chrome and Chrome OS exploits to Google and collect a monetary reward.
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